Join the FWP Board of Directors



For Wild Places is currently taking applications for people to join our Board of Directors.  As a fast growing organisation, we are looking to strengthen our Board and we are seeking up to two candidates with
governance/board experience to join our board of directors.

The board works closely with our Team Lead and plays a key role in the governance of the organisation, serving as the guardian of FWP’s purpose, strategy and values while ensuring compliance with relevant statutory laws and regulations, and effective risk management.


We are looking for people who are passionate about protecting and celebrating our wild places in Australia.  Experience in (non-profit) governance is strongly preferred, and a basic understanding of accounting and finance concepts is appreichated!  Any networks you can bring to the FWP team to assist in the development and growth of FWP will also be considered.

For more information, please check out the full Role Description.

How to apply

For Wild Places is committed to building a diverse board. We strongly encourage applicants from a diverse range of genders, cultures, language groups, abilities, and experiences to apply.

For Wild Places is operating as a virtual/remote organisation without a central office, this enables us to consider applications from around Australia.

To express your interest in this position, please complete the following application form by 11:59pm on Saturday 16 October 2021.

All applicants will be notified before the end of October on the outcomes of the process. Short-listed candidates will be invited to virtual interviews between 18 and 31 October 2021.

If you have any questions about this position or the application process, please contact:

Name: Hilary McAllister, Team Lead
Phone: 0490 483 548